The Codex

By Douglas Preston

"Greetings from the dead," pronounces Maxwell Broadbent at the videotape he left in the back of after his mysterious disappearance. A infamous treasure hunter and tomb robber, Broadbent amassed over a part a thousand million money' worthy of invaluable paintings, gem stones, and artifacts ahead of vanishing---along along with his complete collection---from his mansion in New Mexico.

At first, theft is suspected, however the fact proves some distance stranger: As a last problem to his 3 sons, Broadbent has buried himself and his treasure someplace on the planet, hidden away like an historical Egyptian pharaoh. If the sons desire to declare their magnificent inheritance, they have to locate their father's rigorously hid tomb.

The race is on, however the 3 brothers will not be the single ones competing for the treasure. This secret's so impressive it can't be saved quiet for lengthy. With part a thousand million funds at stake, in addition to an old Mayan codex which may carry a healing for melanoma and different lethal illnesses, others quickly sign up for the hunt---and a few of them will cease at not anything to say the grave goods.

The bestselling coauthor of such page-turning thrillers as Relic and The cupboard of Curiosities, Douglas Preston now spins an unforgettable story of greed, experience, and betrayal in The Codex.

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By Douglas Preston

"Greetings from the dead," pronounces Maxwell Broadbent at the videotape he left in the back of after his mysterious disappearance. A infamous treasure hunter and tomb robber, Broadbent amassed over a part a thousand million money' worthy of invaluable paintings, gem stones, and artifacts ahead of vanishing---along along with his complete collection---from his mansion in New Mexico.

At first, theft is suspected, however the fact proves some distance stranger: As a last problem to his 3 sons, Broadbent has buried himself and his treasure someplace on the planet, hidden away like an historical Egyptian pharaoh. If the sons desire to declare their magnificent inheritance, they have to locate their father's rigorously hid tomb.

The race is on, however the 3 brothers will not be the single ones competing for the treasure. This secret's so impressive it can't be saved quiet for lengthy. With part a thousand million funds at stake, in addition to an old Mayan codex which may carry a healing for melanoma and different lethal illnesses, others quickly sign up for the hunt---and a few of them will cease at not anything to say the grave goods.

The bestselling coauthor of such page-turning thrillers as Relic and The cupboard of Curiosities, Douglas Preston now spins an unforgettable story of greed, experience, and betrayal in The Codex.

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Dark Hollow

By Brian Keene

Strange issues are taking place within the rural neighborhood of LeHorn’s hole: girls are disappearing in a single day, mysterious fires are obvious within the woods and eerie piping song is heard. Dark Hollow used to be encouraged by way of the vintage horror tale The nice God Pan by Arthur Machen.

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By Brian Keene

Strange issues are taking place within the rural neighborhood of LeHorn’s hole: girls are disappearing in a single day, mysterious fires are obvious within the woods and eerie piping song is heard. Dark Hollow used to be encouraged by way of the vintage horror tale The nice God Pan by Arthur Machen.

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Dangerous

By Jessie Keane

Whatever the associated fee, she could pay it. . . Coronation 12 months, 1953: 15-year-old Clara Dolan's global is became the wrong way up following the stunning dying of her mom. scuffling with to maintain what is still of her family members jointly, Clara vows to maintain her more youthful siblings, Bernadette and Harry, secure regardless of the price. With the arriving of the swinging Sixties, Clara unearths herself swept up in London's darkish underworld the place the glamor of Soho's astonishing nightclubs sit down in stark distinction to the terrifying gangland violence that threatens the recent existence she has labored so not easy to construct. Sinking extra into an life outlined through homicide and betrayal, Clara quickly realizes that good fortune frequently comes at a truly excessive price.

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By Jessie Keane

Whatever the associated fee, she could pay it. . . Coronation 12 months, 1953: 15-year-old Clara Dolan's global is became the wrong way up following the stunning dying of her mom. scuffling with to maintain what is still of her family members jointly, Clara vows to maintain her more youthful siblings, Bernadette and Harry, secure regardless of the price. With the arriving of the swinging Sixties, Clara unearths herself swept up in London's darkish underworld the place the glamor of Soho's astonishing nightclubs sit down in stark distinction to the terrifying gangland violence that threatens the recent existence she has labored so not easy to construct. Sinking extra into an life outlined through homicide and betrayal, Clara quickly realizes that good fortune frequently comes at a truly excessive price.

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Lies (Gone)

By Michael Grant

It's been seven months because all of the adults disappeared. long past. It occurs in a single evening: a lady who died now walks one of the residing; Zil and the Human staff set fireplace to Perdido seashore; and amid the flames and smoke, Sam sees the determine of the boy he fears the main: Drake. yet Drake is dead—or in order that they thought.

Perdido seashore burns and battles rage: Astrid opposed to the city Council; the Human group as opposed to the mutants; and Sam opposed to Drake, who's again from the useless and able to end the place he and Sam left off. they are saying that dying is the way to get away the FAYZ, yet are the youngsters of Perdido seashore determined adequate to think that loss of life will set them free?

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By Michael Grant

It's been seven months because all of the adults disappeared. long past. It occurs in a single evening: a lady who died now walks one of the residing; Zil and the Human staff set fireplace to Perdido seashore; and amid the flames and smoke, Sam sees the determine of the boy he fears the main: Drake. yet Drake is dead—or in order that they thought.

Perdido seashore burns and battles rage: Astrid opposed to the city Council; the Human group as opposed to the mutants; and Sam opposed to Drake, who's again from the useless and able to end the place he and Sam left off. they are saying that dying is the way to get away the FAYZ, yet are the youngsters of Perdido seashore determined adequate to think that loss of life will set them free?

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The Twelfth Imam Collection

A suite of the subsequent titles: The 12th Imam, The Tehran Initiative, and Damascus Countdown.

The 12th Imam: because the apocalyptic leaders of Iran demand the annihilation of Israel and the united states, CIA operative David Shirazi is shipped into Tehran with one goal: use all skill essential to disrupt Iran’s nuclear guns program—without leaving American fingerprints, and with out triggering a nearby warfare. At severe own possibility, Shirazi undertakes his project. a local Farsi speaker whose kin escaped from Iran in 1979, he couldn’t be higher ready for the project. yet none of his education has ready Shirazi for what is going to take place subsequent. An vague non secular cleric is all of sudden hailed in the course of the sector because the Islamic messiah referred to as the Mahdi or the 12th Imam. information of his miracles, healings, symptoms, and wonders, unfold like wildfire, as do rumors of a brand new and bad warfare. With the prophecy of the 12th Imam probably fulfilled, Iran’s leaders arrange to strike Israel and produce concerning the finish of Days. Shirazi needs to take motion, however the clock is ticking.

The Tehran Initiative: the area is close to catastrophe, and the clock is ticking. Iran has simply performed its first atomic guns attempt. hundreds of thousands of Muslims all over the world are confident their messiah—known because the 12th Imam—has simply arrived in the world. Israeli leaders worry Tehran, below the 12th Imam’s spell, will quickly release a nuclear assault which may result in a moment Holocaust and the annihilation of Israel. The White apartment fears Jerusalem will strike first, launching a preemptive assault opposed to Iran’s nuclear amenities that may reason the total center East to head up in flames, oil costs to skyrocket, and the worldwide economic system to break down. With the stakes excessive and few attainable recommendations left, the president of the us orders CIA operative David Shirazi and his group to trace down and sabotage Iran’s nuclear warheads earlier than Iran or Israel can release a devastating first strike.

Damascus Countdown: 2014 “Christian Retailing’s most sensible” award finalist!
All eyes are at the center East. Israel has effectively introduced a primary strike on Iran, doing away with all in their nuclear websites and 6 in their nuclear warheads—and inflicting The 12th Imam to reserve a full-scale retaliation. U.S. President William Jackson threatens to aid a U.N. safeguard Council answer condemning the Jewish nation for unprovoked and unwarranted acts of aggression. in the meantime, CIA operative David Shirazi has infiltrated the Iranian regime and intercepted info indicating that Iranian nuclear warheads survived the assault and feature been moved to a safe and undisclosed position. at risk not just from the continued missile moves on Iran but additionally from the more and more antagonistic and suspicious governments of a number of nations, David and his staff are in a race opposed to time to discover the rest nuclear warheads earlier than catastrophe moves.

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A suite of the subsequent titles: The 12th Imam, The Tehran Initiative, and Damascus Countdown.

The 12th Imam: because the apocalyptic leaders of Iran demand the annihilation of Israel and the united states, CIA operative David Shirazi is shipped into Tehran with one goal: use all skill essential to disrupt Iran’s nuclear guns program—without leaving American fingerprints, and with out triggering a nearby warfare. At severe own possibility, Shirazi undertakes his project. a local Farsi speaker whose kin escaped from Iran in 1979, he couldn’t be higher ready for the project. yet none of his education has ready Shirazi for what is going to take place subsequent. An vague non secular cleric is all of sudden hailed in the course of the sector because the Islamic messiah referred to as the Mahdi or the 12th Imam. information of his miracles, healings, symptoms, and wonders, unfold like wildfire, as do rumors of a brand new and bad warfare. With the prophecy of the 12th Imam probably fulfilled, Iran’s leaders arrange to strike Israel and produce concerning the finish of Days. Shirazi needs to take motion, however the clock is ticking.

The Tehran Initiative: the area is close to catastrophe, and the clock is ticking. Iran has simply performed its first atomic guns attempt. hundreds of thousands of Muslims all over the world are confident their messiah—known because the 12th Imam—has simply arrived in the world. Israeli leaders worry Tehran, below the 12th Imam’s spell, will quickly release a nuclear assault which may result in a moment Holocaust and the annihilation of Israel. The White apartment fears Jerusalem will strike first, launching a preemptive assault opposed to Iran’s nuclear amenities that may reason the total center East to head up in flames, oil costs to skyrocket, and the worldwide economic system to break down. With the stakes excessive and few attainable recommendations left, the president of the us orders CIA operative David Shirazi and his group to trace down and sabotage Iran’s nuclear warheads earlier than Iran or Israel can release a devastating first strike.

Damascus Countdown: 2014 “Christian Retailing’s most sensible” award finalist!
All eyes are at the center East. Israel has effectively introduced a primary strike on Iran, doing away with all in their nuclear websites and 6 in their nuclear warheads—and inflicting The 12th Imam to reserve a full-scale retaliation. U.S. President William Jackson threatens to aid a U.N. safeguard Council answer condemning the Jewish nation for unprovoked and unwarranted acts of aggression. in the meantime, CIA operative David Shirazi has infiltrated the Iranian regime and intercepted info indicating that Iranian nuclear warheads survived the assault and feature been moved to a safe and undisclosed position. at risk not just from the continued missile moves on Iran but additionally from the more and more antagonistic and suspicious governments of a number of nations, David and his staff are in a race opposed to time to discover the rest nuclear warheads earlier than catastrophe moves.

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Devils in Exile: A Novel

By Chuck Hogan

Neal Maven comes domestic from his journey in Iraq to nothing—no task, no acquaintances, no destiny. Then he meets Brad Royce, a fellow vet, charismatic and assured, with the life-style and the single lady Neal has continually sought after: Danielle Vetti, Maven’s high-school dream woman. Royce bargains Maven a place on his staff of vets who intercept significant drug bargains, take the soiled funds, and ruin the product—an adrenaline-charged, get-rich scheme with a transparent ethical relevant. yet is it too reliable to be actual? With psychotic hit males out for retaliation, a constant DEA agent ultimate in, and extra questions than solutions approximately Royce, Maven unexpectedly unearths he’s in too deep—and the reality might be his worst enemy.

Delivering “heart-stopping depth” (San Francisco Chronicle) in all of his novels of suspense, Chuck Hogan nails a terrifying legal underworld of deadly violence and complicated friendships, loves, and rivalries in Devils in Exile.

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Neal Maven comes domestic from his journey in Iraq to nothing—no task, no acquaintances, no destiny. Then he meets Brad Royce, a fellow vet, charismatic and assured, with the life-style and the single lady Neal has continually sought after: Danielle Vetti, Maven’s high-school dream woman. Royce bargains Maven a place on his staff of vets who intercept significant drug bargains, take the soiled funds, and ruin the product—an adrenaline-charged, get-rich scheme with a transparent ethical relevant. yet is it too reliable to be actual? With psychotic hit males out for retaliation, a constant DEA agent ultimate in, and extra questions than solutions approximately Royce, Maven unexpectedly unearths he’s in too deep—and the reality might be his worst enemy.

Delivering “heart-stopping depth” (San Francisco Chronicle) in all of his novels of suspense, Chuck Hogan nails a terrifying legal underworld of deadly violence and complicated friendships, loves, and rivalries in Devils in Exile.

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The Amber Room: A Novel

By Steve Berry

The Amber Room is without doubt one of the maximum treasures ever made by means of guy: a complete room cast of beautiful amber, from its 4 titanic partitions to its finely crafted furnishings. however it is additionally the topic of 1 of history’s so much fascinating mysteries. initially commissioned in 1701 via Frederick I of Prussia, the Room was once later perfected Tsarskoe Selo, the Russian imperial urban. In 1941, German troops invaded the Soviet Union, looting every thing of their wake and seizing the Amber Room. whilst the Allies all started the bombing of Germany in August 1944, the Room was once hidden. And regardless of the easiest efforts of treasure hunters and paintings creditors from all over the world, it hasn't ever been visible again.

Now, robust males have set their most sensible operatives unfastened in pursuit, and the search has all started once again. . . .

Life is nice for Atlanta pass judgement on Rachel Cutler. She loves her activity, loves her children, and is still civil to her ex-husband, Paul. yet every thing alterations whilst her father, a guy who survived the horrors of worldwide struggle II, dies lower than unusual circumstances—and leaves at the back of clues to a mystery he saved his complete existence . . . a mystery approximately whatever referred to as the Amber Room.

Desperate to grasp the reality approximately her father’s suspicious dealings, Rachel takes to the air for Germany, with Paul shut in the back of. presently after arriving, they locate themselves concerned with a solid of shadowy characters who all declare to proportion their quest. yet as they examine extra concerning the heritage of the treasure they search, Rachel and Paul discover they’re in excess of their heads. Locked in a treacherous online game with ruthless specialist killers and embroiled in a treasure hunt of epic proportions, Rachel and Paul by surprise locate themselves on a collision direction with the forces of strength, evil, and background itself.

A really good event and a scintillating story of intrigue, deception, paintings, and homicide, The Amber Room is a vintage story of suspense—and the debut of a powerful new voice on this planet of the foreign thriller.

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By Steve Berry

The Amber Room is without doubt one of the maximum treasures ever made by means of guy: a complete room cast of beautiful amber, from its 4 titanic partitions to its finely crafted furnishings. however it is additionally the topic of 1 of history’s so much fascinating mysteries. initially commissioned in 1701 via Frederick I of Prussia, the Room was once later perfected Tsarskoe Selo, the Russian imperial urban. In 1941, German troops invaded the Soviet Union, looting every thing of their wake and seizing the Amber Room. whilst the Allies all started the bombing of Germany in August 1944, the Room was once hidden. And regardless of the easiest efforts of treasure hunters and paintings creditors from all over the world, it hasn't ever been visible again.

Now, robust males have set their most sensible operatives unfastened in pursuit, and the search has all started once again. . . .

Life is nice for Atlanta pass judgement on Rachel Cutler. She loves her activity, loves her children, and is still civil to her ex-husband, Paul. yet every thing alterations whilst her father, a guy who survived the horrors of worldwide struggle II, dies lower than unusual circumstances—and leaves at the back of clues to a mystery he saved his complete existence . . . a mystery approximately whatever referred to as the Amber Room.

Desperate to grasp the reality approximately her father’s suspicious dealings, Rachel takes to the air for Germany, with Paul shut in the back of. presently after arriving, they locate themselves concerned with a solid of shadowy characters who all declare to proportion their quest. yet as they examine extra concerning the heritage of the treasure they search, Rachel and Paul discover they’re in excess of their heads. Locked in a treacherous online game with ruthless specialist killers and embroiled in a treasure hunt of epic proportions, Rachel and Paul by surprise locate themselves on a collision direction with the forces of strength, evil, and background itself.

A really good event and a scintillating story of intrigue, deception, paintings, and homicide, The Amber Room is a vintage story of suspense—and the debut of a powerful new voice on this planet of the foreign thriller.

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Bonecrack

By Dick Francis

In the midst of the evening, masked males holiday into Neil Griffon’s domestic and abduct him. He speedy discovers that except he consents to their unreasonable calls for, they are going to damage his father’s important horses and racing stable—and, eventually, Neil himself. lower back to his father’s stables, he needs to be able to convey down those criminals. simply because having to select from his integrity and his lifestyles is not any selection at all…

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By Dick Francis

In the midst of the evening, masked males holiday into Neil Griffon’s domestic and abduct him. He speedy discovers that except he consents to their unreasonable calls for, they are going to damage his father’s important horses and racing stable—and, eventually, Neil himself. lower back to his father’s stables, he needs to be able to convey down those criminals. simply because having to select from his integrity and his lifestyles is not any selection at all…

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The Fifth Witness (A Lincoln Lawyer Novel)

By Michael Connelly

Mickey Haller has fallen on difficult occasions. He expands his enterprise into foreclosures security, in simple terms to determine one in every of his consumers accused of killing the banker she blames for attempting to remove her domestic.

Mickey places his workforce into excessive apparatus to exonerate Lisa Trammel, even supposing the proof and his personal suspicions inform him his buyer is responsible. quickly after he learns that the sufferer had black marketplace dealings of his personal, Haller is assaulted, too--and he is definite he is at the correct path.

Despite the chance and uncertainty, Haller mounts the simplest safeguard of his profession in a tribulation the place the final shock comes after the decision is in. Connelly proves back why he "may rather well be the simplest novelist operating within the usa at the present time" (San Francisco Chronicle).

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By Michael Connelly

Mickey Haller has fallen on difficult occasions. He expands his enterprise into foreclosures security, in simple terms to determine one in every of his consumers accused of killing the banker she blames for attempting to remove her domestic.

Mickey places his workforce into excessive apparatus to exonerate Lisa Trammel, even supposing the proof and his personal suspicions inform him his buyer is responsible. quickly after he learns that the sufferer had black marketplace dealings of his personal, Haller is assaulted, too--and he is definite he is at the correct path.

Despite the chance and uncertainty, Haller mounts the simplest safeguard of his profession in a tribulation the place the final shock comes after the decision is in. Connelly proves back why he "may rather well be the simplest novelist operating within the usa at the present time" (San Francisco Chronicle).

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Until Thy Wrath Be Past: A Rebecka Martinsson Investigation

Oprah.com raved that Asa Larsson's Rebecka Martinsson is a criminal offense fighter who has all of the wanted intestine insticts," and indexed the sequence as "Mysteries each pondering girl may still Read." In Until Thy Wrath Be prior the physique of a tender lady surfaces within the River Torne, within the a long way north of Sweden. in the meantime, Rebecka Martinsson is operating as a prosecutor in close by Kiruna. Her sleep has been disturbed by means of haunting visions of a shadowy, accusing determine. might the physique be attached to the ghostly younger girl in her dreams?

Joining forces once more with Police Inspector Anna-Maria Mella, Rebecka is drawn right into a homicide and missing-person research that turns into entangled with previous rumors of a German offer aircraft that mysteriously disappeared in 1943. disgrace and secrecy shroud the locals' stories of the battle, with Sweden's early collaboration with the Nazis nonetheless a uncooked wound. And at the windswept shore of a frozen lake lurks a faceless killer decided to maintain the prior buried ceaselessly underneath part a century's silent ice and snow. With its psychologically complicated twists and turns, this harrowing mystery captivates from the first actual web page.

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Oprah.com raved that Asa Larsson's Rebecka Martinsson is a criminal offense fighter who has all of the wanted intestine insticts," and indexed the sequence as "Mysteries each pondering girl may still Read." In Until Thy Wrath Be prior the physique of a tender lady surfaces within the River Torne, within the a long way north of Sweden. in the meantime, Rebecka Martinsson is operating as a prosecutor in close by Kiruna. Her sleep has been disturbed by means of haunting visions of a shadowy, accusing determine. might the physique be attached to the ghostly younger girl in her dreams?

Joining forces once more with Police Inspector Anna-Maria Mella, Rebecka is drawn right into a homicide and missing-person research that turns into entangled with previous rumors of a German offer aircraft that mysteriously disappeared in 1943. disgrace and secrecy shroud the locals' stories of the battle, with Sweden's early collaboration with the Nazis nonetheless a uncooked wound. And at the windswept shore of a frozen lake lurks a faceless killer decided to maintain the prior buried ceaselessly underneath part a century's silent ice and snow. With its psychologically complicated twists and turns, this harrowing mystery captivates from the first actual web page.

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